1st December 2011

today's walk: Shoulthwaite - Dodd Crag - Rakefoot - Dalebottom - Shoulthwaite


Goat Crag from my starting point on the A591


lots of water in Shoulthwaite Gill


cool and calm at the weather forecast station in Shoultwaite farmyard


Shoulthwaite Gill from the bridge above the farm


Clough Head and Great Dodd seen over the A591 from the path higher up


looking up Shoulthwaite Gill from the path


Blencathra from the spot where I headed up left from the path


looking down on the A591 from high up on the hill


Bassenthwaite Lake and Skiddaw from the summit above Dodd Crag


Lonscale Fell and Blencathra from Dodd Crag


Blencathra from Dodd Crag


Skiddaw and Lonscale Fell from the grassy descent off Dodd Crag


looking back at Dodd Crag


very wet gateway with Skiddaw beyond


Bleaberry Fell from the same wet gateway


joining the path down from Walla Crag with Lonscale Fell and Blencathra ahead


Bassenthwaite Lake, Dodd and Keswick seen over the wall on the path down to Rakefoot


looking over Rakefoot Farm to Walla Crag


zooming in westwards from the track above Rakefoot Farm


very wet on this track looking south to Pike


Blencathra from the descent to the A591


zooming in on the winter's first snow on Helvellyn


High Rigg from the lane above Dalebottom


today's hill, Dodd Crag, from Brown Beck, flowing off High Rigg


Goat Crag from my return path below High Rigg


zooming in north to Lonscale Felland Great Calva


looking back north along my return track